Energy & Climate Intelligence Unit https://eciu.net/ Informed debate on energy and climate change. en-GB Wed, 09 Oct 2019 10:24:00 +0100 Wed, 09 Oct 2019 10:35:13 +0100 Winter outlook, an outlook https://eciu.net/blog/2019/winter-outlook-an-outlook Wed, 09 Oct 2019 10:24:00 +0100 A run-through on what we can expect from National Grid's forecast On the road to find the magic money tree https://eciu.net/blog/2019/on-the-road-to-find-the-magic-money-tree Fri, 04 Oct 2019 16:17:00 +0100 To achieve net zero — by 2050, 2045 or 2030 — tree and transport policies have some growing up to do. Future Homes Standard: does the detail leave us feeling cold? https://eciu.net/blog/2019/future-homes-standard-time-for-the-details Wed, 02 Oct 2019 10:35:00 +0100 A long-awaited consultation on cutting emissions from new homes is out, but does it stand up? Decarbonising Aviation. Plane easy? https://eciu.net/blog/2019/decarbonising-aviation-plane-easy Tue, 24 Sep 2019 14:55:00 +0100 Tackling aviation emissions is challenging; what are the options the Government should be looking at? UK offshore wind - where next? https://eciu.net/blog/2019/uk-offshore-wind-where-next Fri, 20 Sep 2019 11:54:00 +0100 The latest auction results raise some big questions about where the industry goes now RAB – a false dawn for new nuclear? https://eciu.net/blog/2019/rab-a-false-dawn-for-new-nuclear Fri, 13 Sep 2019 10:03:00 +0100 A major hurdle has been cleared on the path to new UK nuclear, but is it enough? 'Climate change is coming home'... so, what next? https://eciu.net/blog/2019/un-climate-summit-comes-home-so-what-next Wed, 11 Sep 2019 17:15:00 +0100 Britain's hosting of the critical 2020 UN climate summit offers opportunities at home and internationally Powercut: A 10-year failure to act? https://eciu.net/blog/2019/powercut-a-10-year-failure-to-act Mon, 09 Sep 2019 17:08:00 +0100 New report on 9th August event due to ask questions about regulator's lack of action Power cut: Five big questions https://eciu.net/blog/2019/power-cut-five-big-questions Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:09:00 +0100 Questions remain over local energy networks, gas-fired power stations and Ofgem itself UK: 'The Home of Electric Vehicles'? https://eciu.net/blog/2019/uk-the-home-of-electric-vehicles Fri, 16 Aug 2019 00:30:00 +0100 Boris Johnson wants the UK to be centre of the EV world... so, how close is it now? IPCC lays out menu of land choices https://eciu.net/blog/2019/ipcc-lays-out-menu-of-land-choices Thu, 08 Aug 2019 00:20:00 +0100 UN report homes in on nexus of food, nature and climate regulation Decarbonisation is getting cheaper. Why? https://eciu.net/blog/2019/decarbonisation-is-getting-cheaper-why Tue, 16 Jul 2019 15:29:00 +0100 Reducing emissions has turned out to be far cheaper than the Committee on Climate Change expected